Amazon’s Echo Input device adds Alexa to just about any speaker either via AUX cable or Bluetooth, and it’s being offered for just $19.99, today only, originally $34.99. Once setup, you can ask Alexa to play songs, check the news / weather, set alarms / timers, sports scores, movie showtimes, restaurant hours, add items to your to-do list, or control even compatible smart home devices. Product page. Read more for a full video review and additional information.
“I have an old Bose Soundock II, which was made to both play and charge an iPod (long before the advent of Bluetooth). It has remarkable sound, but who wants to listen to the same music over and over? I just hooked up my Echo and Bose speaker using the Echo Input without too much trouble and I’m thrilled to have the Prime Music library, combined with premium sound, available,” said reviewer Susan on Amazon. More information.